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Wednesday, 12 September 2018 10:49

Award Finals

Thornton Hall Country Park are very excited, this Autumn they are in the FINALS for the following Awards:

* White Rose Tourism Event Award 2018 (for A Thornton Hall Christmas Adventure )
* Visit Lancashire Event Award 2018 (for A Thornton Hall Christmas Adventure )
* Visit Lancashire Small Visitor Attraction Award 2018

Keeping everything crossed!

Published in News
Thursday, 23 August 2018 15:43

New Years Eve

New Years Eve

Date:
31st December

Time:
7pm - late

Join us this New Years Eve in our new, exclusive state of the art venue 'Thornton Hall.'
This special event promises to provide a truly memorable night of award-winning food, unique entertainment, FIREWORKS and dancing until late.

£98.50 per person

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY MENU
THORNTON HALL
Glass of chilled Prosecco & Christmas Canapés on arrival

Starter options
Blini with smoked salmon, herb crème fraiche and fennel
Goats cheese truffles rolled in pistachio with roasted fig salad (v)
Mustard roasted chicken thigh, fennel & Clementine salad, sharp root ‘slaw

Main options
Indian spiced fish pie with a saffron infused coconut milk
Yorkshire pork belly, pancetta wrapped pork fillet, baked apple, fondant potato, crisp crackling spike, pork & cider gravy
Roast vegetable wellington with French brie wrapped in perfect butter puff pastry (v)
(Bowls of roasted vegetables, fresh sprouts pan-fried in clarified butter & crispy pancetta, goose fat roasted potatoes served to tables).

Dessert options
Signature lemon meringue
Crème brulee with white chocolate, orange and thyme encrusted shortbread
Baileys cheesecake with a decadent chocolate sauce

Followed by tea and coffee and classic mince pie

Menu options to be confirmed 2 weeks prior to Party Night.

Entertainment, Fireworks & Décor included

 

Published in Events
Thursday, 23 August 2018 15:36

Christmas Party Nights

Christmas Party Nights:

Dates:
13th, 14th, 21st, 22nd December

Time:
7pm - late
Join us this Christmas in our new, exclusive state of the art venue 'Thornton Hall.'
Our Party Nights promise to provide a truly memorable night of award-winning food, live band, DJ and dancing until late. £48.50 per person

CHRISTMAS PARTY MENU
THORNTON HALL
Glass of chilled Prosecco & Christmas Canapes on arrival

Starter options
Winter vegetable soup served with miniature loaf and mascarpone
Duck, celeriac, grapefruit and watercress salad
Goats cheese truffles rolled in pistachio served with cranberry chutney & toasted brioche (v)
Deconstructed prawn and crayfish salad

Main options
Yorkshire turkey breast with sage and sausage meat stuffing and cider gravy
Cranberry, squash and parsnip savoury bread and butter pudding (v)
Duo of pork with hazelnut crumb and pear compote
Salmon pithivier with a saffron beure blanc
(Bowls of roasted vegetables, fresh sprouts pan-fried in clarified butter & crispy pancetta, goose fat roasted potatoes served to tables).

Dessert options
Traditional Christmas pudding with a rich brandy cream sauce
Crème brulee with white chocolate, orange and thyme encrusted shortbread
Baileys cheesecake with a decadent chocolate sauce

Followed by tea and coffee and classic mince pie

Menu options to be confirmed 2 weeks prior to Party Night.

Entertainment & Décor included

 

Published in Events
Thursday, 05 July 2018 08:22

SCHOOL HOLIDAY FUN!

DAILY FARM FUN AS WELL AS SPECIAL GUESTS & ACTIVITIES ...
 
 
 
HALF TERM & HALLOWEEN!  OPEN FROM 10AM.
 
FOR LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE DATES ...
 
Sat 20th Oct:     Spooky Farm Fun / Pumpkin Picking * / School for Witches & Wizards
Sun 21st Oct:    Spooky Farm Fun / Pumpkin Picking * / School for Witches & Wizards
 
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Mon 22nd Oct:     Spooky Farm Fun / Pumpkin Picking * / Schools for Witches & Wizards
 
Tues 23rd Oct:     Magical Circus Workshops with The Rapide Brothers / Spooky Farm Fun / Pumpkin Picking * / School for Witches & Wizards
 
Weds 24th Oct:    Spooky Farm Fun / Pumpkin Picking * / School for Witches & Wizards
 
Thurs 25th Oct:    Spooky Farm Fun / Pumpkin Picking * / School for Witches & Wizards
 
Fri 26th Oct:     Critters 2 You / Spooky Farm Fun / Pumpkin Picking * / School for Witches & Wizards
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Sat 27th Oct:     Spooky Farm Fun / Pumpkin Picking * / School for Witches & Wizards
Sun 28th Oct:    Spooky Farm Fun / Pumpkin Picking * / School for Witches & Wizards
 
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Mon 29th Oct:     Spooky Farm Fun / Pumpkin Picking * / School for Witches & Wizards
 
Tues 30th Oct:     Magical Circus Workshops with the Rapide Brothers / Spooky Farm Fun / Pumpkin Picking * / School for Witches & Wizards
 
Weds 31st Oct:    Spooky Farm Fun / Pumpkin Picking * / School for Witches & Wizards
 
Thurs 1st Nov:     Spooky Farm Fun / Pumpkin Picking * / School for Witches & Wizards
 
Fri 2nd Nov:     Critters 2 You / Spooky Farm Fun / Pumpkin Picking * / School for Witches & Wizards
 
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Sat 3rd Nov: (EARLY CLOSURE FOR BONFIRE EVENT - BUY TICKETS ONLINE).
 
Sun 4th Nov:  All the usual Farm Fun
 
 
* Small additional charge for Pumpkin Picking (£3.50), Face Painting (from £3.50), Unicorn Pony Rides (£2.50), Caterpillar Rides (£2), Junior Quad Bikes (£4) and Safari Ride (£3.50pp 25 mins).
 
TODDLER SESSIONS RE-START ON MONDAY 5TH NOVEMBER
 
Published in Farm Information
Thursday, 12 April 2018 08:02

Extreme Cake Makers

We were very excited to be featured on the latest Channel 4 series of 'Extreme Cake Makers'!  Cake-maker 'Molly' chose Thornton Hall Country Park to make a show-stopping cake for our special 'Teddy Bear's Picnic' event.

Published in News
Wednesday, 28 March 2018 10:46

2018 Skipton Business Awards

The 2018 Skipton Business Awards took place on Thursday 22nd March at the Rendezvous Hotel in Skipton.  Both Thornton Hall Country Park AND Quadtrex made the finals for the 'Best Leisure & Tourism' Award.

Published in News
Wednesday, 28 March 2018 08:38

2018 Red Rose Awards

The team at Thornton Hall Country Park were thrilled to WIN the 'Best in Leisure & Tourism' Award for the 2nd year!Thornton Hall Country Park were delighted to have made the finals for the first time at the 2018 Red Rose Awards for the 'Best Leisure & Tourism Business'.  The event took place at the Blackpool Winter Gardens.

Published in News
Friday, 23 March 2018 10:49

A THORNTON HALL CHRISTMAS ADVENTURE

A THORNTON HALL CHRISTMAS ADVENTURE 2018

NEW CHRISTMAS WEBSITE COMING SOON!

This Christmas, join Santa and the Thornton Hall Farm Elves for another magical, interactive 2-hour Adventure (as well as a barn full of festive farm fun!) 

As well as the fantastic 'Dine with Santa' options.

Date:  December 2018

Time:  Details TBC

After a fantastic Christmas here in 2017, Facebook and Trip Advisor Feedback included:

"The set up was just fantastic and Santa was just perfect!"

"We couldn’t fault anything it was absolutely brilliant and so magical. You really had thought about everything."

"Worth every last penny ... a first-class experience."

"Memories that will last a lifetime."

"Blown away by the creativity and effort that has gone into this production."

"The team were amazing from start to finish."


Price:  This is a ticketed event.  Prices TBC - Tickets will be available to BUY ONLINE.

Please Note:  Annual passes, online offers, free passes and discount vouchers are NOT valid on our special ticketed event days.

Terms & Conditions.

Published in Events
Friday, 23 March 2018 10:48

BONFIRE & FIREWORKS EXTRAVAGANZA

BONFIRE & FIREWORKS EXTRAVAGANZA


Date:  Saturday 3rd November

Time:  Gates open 6pm.

Join us at Thornton Hall Farm for our annual Bonfire & Fireworks Extravaganza!
* Huge Bonfire
* Fireworks extravaganza to music
* Live entertainment
* Bar
* Hot food & drink available to purchase

* NO SPARKLERS ALLOWED.


Price:  This is a ticketed event.  BUY ONLINE.

Adults = £10

Age 3+ = £8

Under 3 = £5

Under 1 = Free

Please Note:  Annual passes, online offers, free passes and discount vouchers are NOT valid on our special ticketed event days.

Terms & Conditions.

Published in Events
Friday, 23 March 2018 10:46

HALLOWEEN & PUMPKIN PICKING

PUMPKIN PICKING:

Date:  Saturday 13th - Wednesday 31st October

Time:  10.00am - 4.30pm

NEW for 2018 - Pumpkin Picking in our pumpkin patch at Thornton Hall Country Park (normal Farm Park admission with an additional charge for pumpkin picking - £3.50).

Plus spooky activities at the Farm this Halloween - come along if you dare! Scary mazes, pumpkin picking *, fearsome face painting (small additional charge), bloody lamb and calf feeding, freaky animal petting, eerie egg collecting & much more!

 

HALLOWEEN / HALF TERM:

Date:  Sat 20th October - Friday 2nd November

Time:  10.00am - 4.30pm

Join us at the Farm for our school of Wizards & Witches! Complete the activities (included in your admission) to pass your 'Witch & Wizard' exams!

Scary mazes, pumpkin picking, fearsome face painting *, bloody lamb and calf feeding,  freaky animal petting, eerie egg collecting & much more!

NEW for 2018 - Pumpkin Picking in our pumpkin patch at Thornton Hall Country Park *.


Price:  Normal admission applies - no advance ticket required. 

* Additional charge for pumpkin picking and face painting:

Pumpkin Picking / Carving £3.50 

Face Painting from £3.50

Terms & Conditions.

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